CHAPTER 16: TRANSITIONING AND DEMONSTRATING COMPLIANCE
Organisations that already have processes in place to manage compliance with current data protection and privacy laws will need to make adjustments to ensure they are complying with the new requirements.
Assuming your current compliance programme is aligned with the Data Protection Directive (DPD), it should be relatively straightforward to compare your current established requirements against those of the GDPR. You should seek legal advice to ensure that you get a clear overview of what changes are appropriate to your specific circumstances.
If you already have a privacy compliance framework, transition may be somewhat simpler than it will for organisations that are currently managing DPD ...